KOREA INTERNATIONAL BEER AWARD

International Judges

KIBA 2020 Organizing Committee

윤정훈|조직위원장

플래티넘맥주

- Platinum Craft Brewing Co., Ltd. COO & Brewmaster
- World Beer Cup A member of Judge Panel
- European Beer Star A member of Judge Panel
- International Beer Cup A member of Judge
- Asia Beer Cup A member of Judge Panel
- Australian Int'l Beer Awards A member of Judge Panel

김운선|사무국장

한국비어소믈리에협회

- Education Director of the Korea Beer-sommelier Association
- Diplom Biersommelier
- Doemens Instructor in Korea
- Certified BJCP
- A member of IBC Judge
- A member of Korea Wine & Spirit Awards Judge(Beer Division)

이인기|부위원장

비어포스트

- Publisher of BEERPOST
- Co-organizer of KIBEX
- CEO of Beervana brewing

이해정|부위원장

글로벌마이스전문가그룹

- Global Mice Experts Group(GMEG) CEO
- Organizer of KIBEX
- Organizer of Beer Fest Korea
- Organizer of Bar & Pub Show

Beer Judges

Ricardo Aftyka

JUGUETES PERDIDOS CERVEZA ARTESANAL

- Co-founder of Juguetes Perdidos Brewing Co.
- Brewmaster
- founding member of Somos Cerveceros
- involved in the development of craft beer culture in South America since the last 20 years
- BJCP judge since 2009, and World Beer Cup Judge since 2014

Ana Paula Almeida

Science of Beer

– Finalist Prize “Synapse Innovation” with the theme: Probiotic beer.
– Sommelier of beers (Senac / Doemens Academy). As a sommelier, Amanda performs Several events in the gastronomic sphere.
– Creator, coordinator and teacher of postgraduate studies in the brewing process from the Uniasselvi Blumenau – que course prepares professionals for the labor market beer.

David Anderson

Dave’s BrewFarm – A Farmhouse Brewery

- I have been a commercial brewer since 1996 (trained at the Siebel Institute), been a GABF judge since 2005, World Beer Cup since 2010, and have judged at the Birra dell’Anno in Italy numerous times, and two years judging at the International Beer Cup in Japan.

Koichi Arakawa

- Senior Beer Judge (Japan Craft Beer Assosiation)
- International Beer Cup 2016-2019
- Asia Beer Cup 2015
- Japan Great Beer Awards 2019-2020
- Competencia Profesional Cerveza México 2019

Brian Bartusch

Beervana Asia

- Co-founder of Beervana Asia
- BJCP judge
- International Beer Cup judge Japan
- Asia beer awards Singapore

Jos Brouwer

European Beer Consumers Union

- International beer judge: World Beer Cup, European Ber Star, IBC (Japan), Birra dell’Anno (Italy) and many more

Don Burgess

Demon Brewing

-30 Years Brewing Experience, running breweries from 50l to 400hl, -developing award winning beers and promoting beer quality.
-Degree in Micro Biology, Manchester Polytechnic.
-Pioneer of British Microbrewing.

Sergio Cabrera

CERVECERIA TOMAHAWK

- CEO & Assistant Brewer since 2014
- Festival de Cerveceros Artesanales de Colombia Organizador & Co­productor / Organizador Copa BJCP since 2014

Fernando Campoy Osset

CERVEZAS DOMUS S.L.

- WBC, EBS, MONDIALE DE LA BIERE, BIRRA DEL ANNO, CONCURSO BRASILEIRO DE CERVEJAS, COPA MÉXICO
- COPA CERVEZAS DE AMÉRICA, FRANCE BEER CHALLENGE, INDIE BEER CUP

David Castro

- David founded Cervezas La Cibeles, one of the most relevant microbreweries in Madrid, Spain.
- Former Chairman of the AECAI Spanish Craft Brewers Association.
- Judge at World Beer Cup, European Beer Star, International Brewing Awards, International Beer Cup, and others.

Graciela Cervantes

CG GLOBAL CRAFT

- INTERNATIONAL BEER JUDGE (NORTH AMERICA, EUROPE, SOUTH AMERICA ASIA)
- COMPETITIONNS INCLUDE: GREAT AMERICAN BEER FESTIVAL (GABF) AND WORLD BEER CUP (USA), INTERNATIONAL BEER CUP (JAPAN), BRAZILIAN BEER CONTEST(BRASIL), BIRRA DELL’ ANNO (ITALY), SOUTH BEER CUP (ARGENTINA), COPA CERVEZAS DE AMERICA (CHILE)
- B.S MICROBIOLOGY (SAN DIEGO STATE UNIVERSITY), SENSORY ANALYSIS WORKSHOPS (SIEBEL INSTITUTE, AMERICAN SOCIETY OF BREWING CHEMISTS)
- SPEAKER, AND CONSULTING TO BREWERIES IN BREWING MICROBIOLOGY, SENSORY ANALYSIS, QC PROGRAMS

최훈진

크래프트 루트

- Head brewer of Craft Root Brewing Co. &Doemens Diplom Beer Sommelier
- Korean Representative Beer Sommelier (5th World Championship of Beer Sommeliers in Munich, Germany, 2017)
- Judge for Int'l Beer Cup (Japan, 2018 & 2019)
- Senior Manager of Education Department (Korea Beer Sommelier Association)

BRUNO COLLARD

Brasserie de la Semois

- Master brewer and owner of the craft brewery " La Semois" since 2007
- Member of beer tasting club organized by Christophe GILLARD for more than 12 years.
- Attending major beer festivals in Europe.

Cyril Hubert

LES DEGUSTATEURS

- Beer sommelier Doemens
- Worldcup beer Sommelier Doemens 2017-2019

Boris de Mesones

Boris Brew

- VLB Brewmaster
- World Beer Cup Judge since 2008
- European Beer Star Judge since 2010
- Copa Mexico, Copa Uruguay, Colombia, Ecuador, AIBA Australia, etc.

Luc De Raedemaeker

Becomev

- Director: Brussel Beer Challenge, Dutch Beer Challenge, France BeerChallenge
- World Beer Cup
- Birra Del Anno
- Competitions in Chili, Brazil, Japan, Finland, ….
- Bier Sommelier
- Zytholoog

Samuele D'Imperio

Lord Chambray Ltd

- Judge at the Great International Beer Norwalk (USA) - 2017
- Judge at the Malta Craft Beer Festival 2019

Dario Elia

Italian Institute of Sensory Analysis LIMBA

-As doctor in Food Sciences and Nutrition from the University of Cagliari (Italy) and certificated judge of Sensory Analysis from the main italian unit (CSA, Brescia) for research in the field of Food Sensory Analysis, he worked extensively in many areas of tasting
including in particular craft beer, wine, spirits, olive oil, chocolate, coffee and tea.
-As director of the Italian Institute of Sensory Analysis LIMBA (www.limba.it) he conducted international projects in four continents and more than 20 countries on sensory evaluation of
beer, wine, olive oil, tea, coffee, and spirits.
-Several collaborations with universities and research centers in Italy, France, and Hungary.
-He collaborated with the international organization SLOW FOOD for the realization of the
-Italian craft beer guide.
-He was judge and/or educator for international beer festivals like:
-Great British Beer Festival 2011, UK;
-20th Vermont Brewers Festival, USA;
-25th Oregon Brewers Festival, USA;
-21th Stockholm Beer & Whisky Festival, SWEDEN;
-Isolabirra 2012 and 2013, ITALY;
-Asia Beer Cup 2013, JAPAN;
-Czech Beer Festival 2013 and 2014, CZECH REPUBLIC;
-Toronto Beer Festival 2013, CANADA;
-Great American Beer Festival 2014, USA;
-World Beer Cup 2016 and 2018, USA
-Australian International Beer Awards 2017, AUSTRALIA
-International Beer Cup 2017, 2018 and 2019, JAPAN
-Brazilian Beer Festival 2019, Brazil

Blanca Fresno

Ordum

- Certified BJCP
- Brewster
- Especialsta en cerveza por la universidad de alicante
(Beer Specialist by Alicante University)

Chris Gillard

Mi-Orge Mi-Houblon SPRL

- WBC 2016/2020
- Brussels beer challenge (4 times)
- Birra del Anno, Kubo beer awards
- International Beer Cup 2016-2019

Steve 'Hendo' Henderson

Rockstar Brewer

- Judge: Australian International Beer Awards 2012 - Present
- Table Captain & Organising Committee: Royal QLD Beer Awards since 2019
- Judge: International Beer Cup Japan since 2018

Kenneth Ho

Cave Beer Point

- Judging Experiences: World Beer Awards 2019, China Craft Beer Award 2019, Restaurant & Bar Hong Kong, International Beer Awards 2017, Singapore Asia Beer Awards 2019, Singapore iBrew Challenge 2017, Shanghai National Homebrew Competition 2017 - 2019, Taiwan Taipei Homebrew Competition 2017, Hong Kong Homebrewers Association, Annual Homebrew Competition 2016 - 2019 & Hoppy Cup 2017 - 2018

황승호

더테이블브루잉 컴퍼니

- The Table Brewing Company Head Brewer
- 2017, 2018 IBC Judge
- Diplom-Beer Sommelier

Jessica M. Ignorosa

Malteza

- 8 years of experience in beer industry
- Owner and head brewer of Malteza Brewery
- Judge in more than 35 National and International beer competitions
- Beer sensory analysis trainer

Kjetil Jikiun

Grapes and Gratification/SOLO/AxiomBrewery

- Brewmaster in Nogne 0, Solobeer, Axiom Brewery since 2002
- Judging in World Beer Cup since 2008
- Judging experience from Australian International Beer Awards, Asis Beer Awards (Singapore), International Beer Cup (Japan), Concurso Brasileiro de Cervejas (Brazil)

Masa Kaji

Keisuke Corporation

- 2007 Beer Judge certified by the Japan Craft Beer Association
- 2011 Asian Beer Cup. @ Singapore
- 2012 Australian Australian International Beer Award
- 2013 Brussels Beer Challenge

김정하

바네하임 브루어리

- 2020~ World Beer Cup (U.S.A)
- 2015~ International Beer Cup (Japan)
- 2013, 2017 Asia Beer Cup (Japan)
- 2016~ Korea Wine & Spirits Awards (Korea)

김무경

무앤베베 양조장

- Asia Beer Cup 2017
- International Beer Cup 2017 - 2019
- Poland Beer Competition 2018
- Ibeerian Award 2019 (Portugal)

Youichi Kiuchi

KIUCHI BREWING

- A OWNER AND FOUNDER OF HITACHINO NEST BEER
- CEO OF KIUCHI Brewery and Distillery
- JUDGING EXPERIENCE GLOBALLY ABOUT TWENTY YEARS.

Michael Kopik

Michał Kopik PiwnyGaraż.pl/Mermaid Brewing/Infinitum Brewing

- Brewer for 16 years, multiple Polish and international beer awards
- Polish Homebrewers Association (PSPD) certified judge
- BJCP Certified level judge, BJCP tasting exams proctor
- Judged in many Polish and international beer competitions, including Birra dell'Anno (Italy), World Beer Cup (USA) and International Beer Cup (Japan).

Dawid Kulbicki

PSPD

- Homebrewer, certified PSPD and BJCP jugdge, board member for The Polish Homebrewers Association and CEO at PSPD Limited Company
- organizer to the biggest European Homebrewing Festiwal and Trade Show, beer industry consultant, trainer

이충원

끽비어컴퍼니

- General Certificate in Brewing (Institute of Brewing and Distilling
- Certified Cicerone (Cicerone Certification Program)
- International Beer Cup Judge (2017, 2018)
- The 1st University Homebrewing Competition Judge / The 1st Kabrew Homebrewing Competition Judge

Jihee Lee

Biersommelière Jihee Lee

- Representative Doemens Korea
- Diplom Biersommelier
- Candidate of Institute of Master of Beer
- A member of judge panel: European Beer Star, International Craft Beer Award, Hobbybrauerwettbewerb in Germany…..

Erik Liang Lu

Allogic Consulting (Shanghai) LLC

- Beer Educator & Consultant
- Int'l Certified Beer Judge and Sommelier
- Int'l Beer Cup/Brussels Beer Challenge/World Beer Cup and many more Int'l competitions
- Previous Editor of Beer Magazine and over 8 yrs working experience in beer import business

Ian Morgan

Mountain Goat Beer

- Australian International Beer Awards 2009-2010, 2012-2014, 2016-2017, 2019
- Japan International Beer Cup 2017-2018
- Graduate Certificate in Brewing, University of Ballacat 2010

Masafumi Morita

Yo-Ho Brewing Co.

- World Beer Cup
- European Beer Star
- International Beer Competition

Satoshi Murabayashi

Japan Craft Beer Association

- As I am having certificated as “Sr. Beer Judge” of JCBA, I took Judge role and Captain position for JCBA hosted Asia Beer / International Beer Cup until now and Attended to Japan Brewers Association’s JBA too
- Not only competitions in Japan, but also EBS/WBC/KPR(Poland) as well including captain role there.
- Currently, helping JCBA hosted competitions as competition managers and educating oversea judges for better understanding of Japan market.
- Delivering sensory training to consumers for being “Beer Taster”

Larry Nelson

The Brewery Manual / The Cider Manual

- European Beer Star, Munich, Germany. Nine years' experience over the last decade on international tasting panels.
- Barth-Hass / Simply Hops Underdog competition. Chairman of the judging panel the last four years.
- Campaign for Real Ale / Champion Beer of Britain. Member of the final panel, choosing overall winner, 2016.

Amanda Reitenbach

Science of Beer

– Creator, coordinator and teacher in Science Of Beer Institute
– Finalist Prize “Synapse Innovation” with the theme: Probiotic beer.
– Sommelier of beers (Senac / Doemens Academy). As a sommelier, Amanda performs Several events in the gastronomic sphere.
– Creator, coordinator and teacher of postgraduate studies in the brewing process from the Uniasselvi Blumenau – que course prepares professionals for the labor market beer.

Juan Camilo Riveros

Buno Fermentable Ideas

- 4 years independent consultant for craft breweries
- 10 years giving lectures on sensory training, recipe design and quality control
- 16 Years homebrewing experience and organizer/ judge for numerous local craft beer cups in Colombia
- Participation as a judge in: Copa del Caribe, Festival de cerveceros artesanales de Colombia, Copa de las Alturas, World Beer Cup andInternational Beer Cup

Jon Seltin

Brick Lane Brewing

- Head Brewer of Brick Lane Brewing in Melbourne, Australia, previously head brewer for Hawkers Beer.
- Previously judged Australian Internantoonal Beer Awards, International Beer Cup, Concurso Brasileiro de Cervejas, and in 2020 the World Beer Cup.

Ai Tani

CRAFT BEER BASE Inc. ince

- The International Beer Cup in Japan (include International Beer Conpetition) since 2010
- The Asian Beer Cup since 2010
- Australian International Beer Awards 2015, 2016

Giampaolo Tonello

GTBREW TECHNOLOGY AND CONSULTING

- Brewing advisor since 2001

Derek Walsh

BIERT

- BJCP Judge since 1986 (Now Master Status)
- CBOB, Brewnz, EBS, IBC, CBA, BBC, BRAND COMPETITON
- SBC, BRAZIL BEER CONTEST
- Doemens International Beer Sommelier, Developed over 100 Commercial Beers